Markus Birdman

Comedian

Markus Birdman

An experienced and versatile comedian, Markus is one of stand-up’s most well travelled comedians, much in demand in the UK and all over the world.

Amused Moose Award Nominee – Best Show, Edinburgh Fringe ‘15

NZ Comedy Guild Award Nominee for Best International Artist ‘14

Time Out London – Top Ten Comedians ‘13

Netflix Special- Live from Amsterdam

“Birdman is the all-round package; witty, controversial, hip, topical and silly. A master of timing and physical comedy, he made me laugh so hard it hurt”

BBC

“Energetic, engaging… thought-provoking and funny”

The Stage

 

Markus Birdman

An experienced and versatile comedian, Markus is one of stand-up’s most well travelled comedians, much in demand in the UK and all over the world.

Amused Moose Award Nominee – Best Show, Edinburgh Fringe ‘15

NZ Comedy Guild Award Nominee for Best International Artist ‘14

Time Out London – Top Ten Comedians ‘13

Netflix Special- Live from Amsterdam

“Birdman is the all-round package; witty, controversial, hip, topical and silly. A master of timing and physical comedy, he made me laugh so hard it hurt”

BBC

“Energetic, engaging… thought-provoking and funny”

The Stage

 

Praise for his Edinburgh Festival solo shows

“Probably the most absorbing show I’ve seen. Completely spell-binding”

****Chortle

“Birdman’s Fringe show is a triumph. He isn’t afraid to push the limits of what society deems appropriate. He has created an hour of thought-provoking, hilarious stand-up

*****Edinburgh Reporter

“Delightfully comic… topical, controversial and personal”

****The List

“Absorbing, intelligent and funny”

****Metro

 Radio

BBC Radio 4 – Son of a Preacher Man   2007

BBC Radio 4 – 28 Acts in 28 Minutes  2006

BBC Radio 4 – Loose Ends  2004

BBC Radio 5 Live – Gaby Logan Show 2008

BBC Radio 5 Live – Stephen Nolan Show 2007

BBC Radio 7 – Spanking New 2004

BBC World Service 2012

BBC Radio Scotland – Fred MacAulay Show 2012

BBC Radio Wales – Jest a Minute 2008

Talksport – Hawksbee & Jacobs  2007

 

Television

NETFLIX- Live at Toomler Amsterdam     Netflix  2012

TV One (New Zealand)       Best Bits   2015

TV3 (New Zealand)        The Comedy Gala  2013

TV One (New Zealand)     Good Morning  2013/14

BBC1       Heaven & Earth     2007

BBC3      How Not to Live Your Life – Series 1    2008

BBC3       Most Annoying Songs We Hate to Love       2007

BBC3       BBC New Comedy Awards               2001

ITV1        Blank Screen (voiceover)                 2004

ITV4     And Another Thing                 2006

Channel 4      4thought    2012
Paramount (Comedy Central)     World Stands Up  2008

Paramount (Comedy Central)      Live at the Comedy Store   2005

Kanal 5 (Sweden)     Raw Comedy Club   2009

Vara (The Netherlands)    Comedytrain International    2007

Loaded TV    Jongleurs Live    2012

 

 Winner of Best International Show at the New Zealand Comedy Festival, and Leicester Comedy Festival nominated (Best Show) comic returns to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe with his 11th solo hour.

 

 

 

 

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